Cape Perpetua Scenic Area


Towering trees looming through a coastal fog. Frothy surf crashing upon jagged shores. Majestic headlands offering clear views for miles.

It all awaits you at the Cape Perpetua Scenic Area. Located three miles south of Yachats, this coastal wonderland – where the forest meets the sea – captivates locals and visitors alike.

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At a Glance

Restrictions: Dogs must be on a leash no longer than 6 feet in the Cape Perpetua Scenic Area.
Closest Towns:
  • Yachats, OR
  • Waldport, OR
Information Center: The Visitor Information Center offers a great panoramic view of the Pacific Ocean. Guided naturalist programs, walks, and interpretive exhibits are also available at the center.

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